Women Food and God: An Unexpected Path to Almost Everything

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Simon and Schuster, Dec 21, 2010 - Self-Help - 224 pages
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Embraced by Oprah, the #1 New York Times bestselling guide that explains the connection between eating and emotion from Geneen Roth—noted authority on mindful eating.

No matter how sophisticated or wealthy or broke or enlightened you are, how you eat tells all.

After three decades of studying, teaching, and writing about our compulsions with food, bestselling author Geneen Roth adds a powerful new dimension to her work in Women Food and God. She begins with her most basic concept: the way you eat is inseparable from your core beliefs about being alive. Your relationship with food is an exact mirror of your feelings about love, fear, anger, meaning, transformation and, yes, even God.

A timeless and seminal work, Women Food and God shows how going beyond the food and the feelings takes you deeper into realms of spirit and soul—to the bright center of your own life.

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Offensive language & God is not revered.

User Review  - Sharby - Christianbook.com

I could not recommend this book because of the offensive language and references to any "god" other than the ONE TRUE GOD. However, the mature Christian that is seeking answers to untangle food issues ... Read full review

Not for everyone.

User Review  - J.W. - Christianbook.com

This book contains offensive language and ideas that are not consistent with Christian teachings. I would not recommend it to anyone seeking true Godly wisdom in any situation. Read full review

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About the author (2010)

Geneen Roth is the author of nine books, including the New York Times bestsellers When Food Is Love, Lost and Found, and Women Food and God, as well as The Craggy Hole in My Heart and the Cat Who Fixed It, a memoir. She has been teaching groundbreaking workshops and retreats for over thirty years. Roth is a contributor to many publications, from Huffington Post and Good Housekeeping to O, The Oprah Magazine, and has appeared on numerous national shows including The Oprah Winfrey Show, 20/20, the Today show, Good Morning America, The View, and NPR’s Talk of the Nation. For more information about her work, please visit GeneenRoth.com.

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